Gilles H. Peslherbe

Theoretical and Computational Chemistry

Director, Centre for Research in Molecular Modeling (CERMM)
Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry / Physics / Chemical & Materials Engineering

Curriculum Vitae

Biography

Gilles H. Peslherbe is a Professor in the Departments of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Physics and Chemical & Materials Engineering at Concordia University.  He obtained a Diplôme d’Ingénieur Chimiste from the Ecole Supérieure de Chimie Industrielle in Lyon, France in 1991, and a PhD in Physical Chemistry and Computer Engineering from Wayne University, USA in 1995. He then pursued a joint postdoctoral fellow with Branka Ladanyi at University of Colorado at Boulder, USA, and James T. Hynes at Colorado State University, USA, until he was hired as Associate Professor at Concordia in 1998.

He has received many honours throughout his career, such as the Dean’s award for Distinguished Scholar in 2015, and was a Concordia Research Chair until 2009. Peslherbe has over 100 publications with over 3000 citations. His research focuses on theoretical and computational studies of chemical reaction dynamics in various phases of nature.

Recent Publications

2019

Computational insight into hydrogen persulfide and a new additive model for chemical and biological simulations

Phys Chem Chem Phys21, 15988-16004
2019

Accuracy and precision of simulated free energies: water permeation of hydrated DPPC bilayers as a paradigm

Mol Sim, 45, 466-473

Gilles H. Peslherbe, PhD, MCIC
Director, Centre for Research in Molecular Modeling (CERMM)

Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry / Physics / Chemical & Materials Engineering
Concordia University

SP-545.01

7141 Sherbrooke Street West

 Montreal (Quebec) 

H4B 1R6 CANADA
(514) 848-2424 ext. 3335

gilles.peslherbe@concordia.ca